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Pickup truck blaze leads San Bernardino firefighters to suspected homicide victim

June 17, 2011 |  8:57 pm

San Bernardino firefighters responding to a pickup truck on fire Friday morning found the body of a 46-year-old man who authorities think was killed.

The man, identified as Lafe Humble of Rialto, was discovered about 7 a.m. in the back of the burning pickup in a field near Terrace Road at Etiwanda Avenue, police said. The body showed trauma wounds that indicated foul play, authorities said.

No one has been arrested. San Bernardino police urged anyone with information about the incident to call  detectives at (909) 384-5630.


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